Translation of "might" - English-Russian dictionary


modal verb uk /maɪt/ us

A2 used to talk about what will possibly happen

может быть
It might be finished by Thursday.
She might not come.

B1 used to talk about what is possibly true

может быть, возможно
I think Isabel might be pregnant.
The rain might have stopped by now.
you might like/want to UK formal

used to politely suggest something

может быть, было бы лучше, если …
You might want to try a different approach next time.

(Translation of “might modal verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)